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Newman on the Bible : theory and commentary : an anthology

Author: John Henry Newman, Saint; William Park
Publisher: New York : Scepter, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Named Person: John Henry Newman, Saint; John Henry Newman; John Henry Newman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Henry Newman, Saint; William Park
ISBN: 1594170436 9781594170430 1846820294 9781846820298
OCLC Number: 67613494
Description: 262 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Interpreting Scripture --
The nature of the Bible : The variety in Scripture --
The unity in Scripture --
Some problems in interpretation : Difficulties? --
The inadequacy of words --
Finding doctrines --
Perplexing passages? --
Discrepancies --
Some principles : Scripture as a means --
The science of interpretation --
Literal and figurative --
God's providence and human agency --
On inspiration --
The simplicity of Scripture --
Doctrines taught obliquely --
How not to read scripture : The bigot --
The false philos0phy of modern religion --
Skipping passages --
"Higher" criticism? --
The Old Testament --
Introduction : Not merely historical --
Old Testament zeal --
Figures and types --
Genesis : Eden --
The two false arguments --
Knowing evil --
Abraham --
God Almighty --
Abraham and Jacob --
Endurance --
Providence --
Mortality --
Exodus : Moses --
Incarnation --
The sacred name --
Leviticus : The importance of Jewish law --
Numbers : Korah --
Balaam --
Deuteronomy : Chastisement amid mercy --
The name of the Lord --
Joshua : Joshua, a type of Jesus --
Judges : Gideon --
Ruth : Orpah --
I Kings [I Samuel] : The rejection of Samuel --
Saul --
Saul compared to Saint Paul --
David --
III Kings [I Kings] : Solomon --
Jeroboam --
Elijah --
Elisha IV Kings [II Kings] : Josiah --
Psalms : Their Christian meaning --
Book of Wisdom : Suffering and reward --
Jeremiah : Compared to the other prophets --
The New Testament --
Introduction : The change from Old to New --
The word of Christ --
The unity of the Gospels --
The silence concerning Mary --
Gethsemane --
St. Matthew : Fasting --
Serpents and doves --
Usurpations of reason --
Good master? --
Human responsibility --
Prophecies --
The Holy Trinity --
St. Mark : The hidden Christ --
Infant baptism --
Obedience to God --
St. Luke : The Virgin Mary --
Fear not --
Mary, a pattern of faith --
The reign of Christ --
The use of excited feelings --
Self-denial --
Mary's portion --
The glories of Mary --
The faithful steward --
The prodigal son --
Ventures of faith --
Danger of riches --
The Pharisee --
The resurrection of the body --
The Last Supper --
The resurrection --
St. John : The incarnated word --
The word made flesh --
St. Andrew --
Nathaniel --
The wedding at Cana --
Gospel palaces --
The son of God --
The heavenly feast --
The Eucharist --
Sacred bread --
Judas --
Profession without practice --
Love, the safeguard of faith --
Lazarus --
Knowledge without obedience --
The comforter --
The Holy Spirit --
St. Thomas --
Acts : Apostolic succession --
St. Matthias --
The comforter --
The Ethiopian eunuch --
St. Barnabas --
Ministering unto the Lord --
Justification by faith alone? --
Apollos --
Romans : Human Responsibility --
The law and grace --
Sons of God --
Justification not disclosed --
The law, righteousness, and faith --
I Corinthians : The limits of reason --
A prospect, not a possession --
Love --
II Corinthians : The testimony of conscience --
The new works of the Gospel --
A wiling mind --
Galatians L Infirmities --
Ephesians : The power of God --
Philippians : Free will --
The sacrifice of Christ --
Equanimity --
Colossians : Commandments of God, or traditions of men --
II Thessalonians : When God suspends free will --
I Timothy : On the character of Timothy --
The Gospel doctrine --
II Timothy : Notes of the church --
Hebrews : The human nature of Christ --
The humiliation of the son of God --
The state of salvation --
Faith --
James : Double-minded men --
I Peter : Faith and reason --
II Peter : The incarnation --
I John : God is love --
Born again --
Revelation : Waiting for Christ --
Conclusion --
A Prophesy --
Why believe the Bible?
Responsibility: selected and edited by William Park.

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